Calendar of Events

The Historic Daniel Boone Home & Heritage Center holds several special events throughout the year. Each event brings to life a different aspect of history by telling the stories of the people and the time. For more information on these events, please call (636) 798-2005 or email BooneHome@lindenwood.edu.

2016 Schedule of Events

Journey West
April 23

Travel back in time and learn firsthand what it took to prepare for the journey West and make it in the land of opportunity. Do you have what it takes to survive on the frontier?
 
Summer Day Camp 2016
TBA

Explore the frontier with the Boone family. See if you have what it takes to survive the journey into the wilderness as a Boone Ranger. The camp is open to children ages 10 - 18.
 
Pioneer Days
September 17-18

This two day family event teaches about life on the Missouri Frontier. Play pioneer games, hear music, dance, and experience what life in a frontier village was like. Walk through the Daniel Boone Home for a chance to meet Daniel Boone himself.
 
Spirits of the Past
October 22

Life in the early 1800s was filled with superstition and uncertainty. As night descends, walk the lantern-lit paths and explore a pioneer village where doubt lurks in the shadows. Reservations recommended.
 
Christmas Candlelight
December 2-3, 9-10

Thousands of candles illuminate a world on the edge of the frontier. Step back into the early 1800s to experience Christmas as it was celebrated in the past with stories, music, and hot cider. Reservations recommended.
 


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